About this Course

Tech Type Essentials
Duration 1 Hour

This webinar introduces QA’s recently added CREST training and why delegates should take these certifications.

CREST provides a recognised career path right from entry into the industry through to experienced senior tester level. CREST work with the largest number of technical information security providers who support and guide the development of their examination and career paths making CREST qualifications highly prized by individuals and sought after by employers.

This webinar will be delivered by Terry Neal, Cyber Business Development Director at QA, and Samantha Alexander, Service Accreditor at CREST.

Date: Thursday 28th February 2019

Time: 12:00 – 13:00

Cost: FREE

Target Audience

  • Aspiring information security personnel who wish to be part of a PenTest or Incident Response team
  • Existing practitioners wishing to become CREST Registered
  • System administrators who are responding to attacks or who wish to become security architects.
  • Security Analysts who wish to expand their knowledge into Penetration Testing
  • Corporations & Government departments who wish to raise and baseline skills across all security teams
  • Law enforcement officers or detectives who want to expand their investigative skills
  • Information security managers who would like to brush up on the latest techniques and processes in order to understand information security implications
  • A new entrant, who is considering a career in Penetration Testing
  • Students who wish to gain the BCS PCiIAA or CREST's CRTSA certificate and qualify as a Practitioner, Senior Practitioner or Lead Practitioner in Security Architecture under the NCSC Certified Professional (CCP) scheme
  • Technical architects looking to move into the field of security architecture
  • Security professionals wanting to gain an appreciation of the technical and business aspects of their profession, or move into a more senior architecture role

Learning Outcomes

Delegates will learn:

  • How long it takes from entering the industry to becoming a seasoned CREST professional.
  • Why CREST is a certification body you need to know about.
  • Which CREST pathway is the right one for you?